The The Waterloo Federation of Agriculture held their AGM in the New Dundee Community Centre on Oct 16. Our guest speaker was Gary Doyle. His topic was “how the media reports on agriculture”. Other reports were from the Waterloo Junior Farmers, Waterloo Rural Women, and the Waterloo/North Dumfries Plowmens Association.
The North Dumfries Historical Preservation Society www.facebook.com/northdumfrieshistoricalpreservationsociety had a fundraiser. Listen below to hear the program.
Krista Hulshof from http://www.veldarchitect.com/ returns to our studio to being news of a workshop about permaculture and polyculture being held this Oct 2 2014. The guest speaker is Mark Shepard. Event info is here http://veldarchitect.com/theagritect/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/markshepard-poster.jpg where you can also find the URL to reserve a seat via Eventbrite. http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mark-shepard-workshop-tickets-1565353013?aff=es2&rank=1 and http://www.eventbrite.ca/e/mark-shepard-public-talk-tickets-10556618129?aff=es2&rank=2 Our music was of 2 songs and 3 spoken word audio clips. Our Farm also has info here https://www.facebook.com/OurFarmDFR
Sean Chaki from www.agsolutions.ca and Andrea Maillet from www.oncommunication.ca are in studio for todays show. Our topic is about the work involved with bringing science to new products for ag production in corn and soybeans. Sean brought along 3 great tunes,,,wish he had brought a few more.